2018-11-09 Addiction is an extended Attachment:
Ajahn Brahm talk about the issue of addiction that robs the joy of living. The ways to escape the mechanism of creating addiction in you and the ways to conquer it by understanding the root cause of it.
2018-11-02 Energy from Inspiration
Back from his 3 months long Rain Retreat Ajahn Brahm gives his Friday night talk on the importance of being inspired to achieve your material and spiritual goals, the ways to get inspired the joy of getting inspired to do deeds that benefit the society etc.
Of Gods Ghosts and Spirits:
A Talk given at the Buddhist Fellowship Singapore sometimes in 2011 repeated here . Ajahn explains how very dangerous our existence is as we are not ever certain where we will appear next, after we leave this body. You can read on the same subject by clicking HERE.
2018-10- 26- Retreat Talks by Ven Brahmavamso: The Talks and QA seesions of the Meditation Retreat atb Jhana Grove from 14th July to 21st July 2018 are available at the LINK HERE. The Rain Retreat is over and todays talk is to be given by Venerable Sujatho at BSWA.
2018-10- 21- Dealing with Anger: Ven Nissarano expounds on the eight ways of dealing with anger and hatred. This Sunday talk is based on the Dhammapada Stanza and contains many valuable advices and techniques to conquer anger and dissatisfaction with others.
2018-10-14- Emptying The Rubbish Bin: Amplifying and dwelling deeper in to the topic of Forgiveness. The talk given by Ajahn brahms disciple Venerable Nissarano at the Malvern Buddhist Centre in Melbourne .
To access other talks by Venerable Nissaranano CLICK HERE
2018- 05-28 Meditation is Simply Stress Relief: A talk given at Box Hill Meditation Club during the 2018 May Visit to Melbourne by Ajahn brahm, introducing the subject of Meditation, What is it, Why do we do it, why it became so popular, what benefits it brings, How one start to meditate. This talk was loaded here as Ajahn brahm is still in Rain Retreat and has not given a public talk on October 12th.
2018-10-07 Forgiveness by Ajahn Nissaranso
The Sunday Talk given at the BSV is amplifying the wisdom in Forgiving as mentioned by Ajahn Brahm in his AFL Talk at BSV during the Wesak Retreat in Melbourne. This Talk is one of the best talks on the subject of Forgving you can listen.
2018-05-29 Acknowledge, Forgive and Learn – by Ajahn Brahm
The Acronym of Aussie Footie League is given a new buddhist meaning by Brahm in this talk delivered during his visit to Melbourne for the Wesak 2018. The Retreat talk is on the charaxteriscs of mind when it is stilled by the meditator.
2018-08-10- Talk by Ven Robina Curtin
Create Your Own Karma by Venerable Robina Curtin
This Talk given at the Buddhist Society of Victoria East Malvern, Melbourne is hosted here as an introduction to Ven Robinas talks in the website above
2018.07.06- Buddhism and Evil :
Starting with the story of Suicidal Spider Ajahn Brahm expound on the cosmic laws of impermanance and inconsistancy. How wise is it to label people as evil and shun them. How much benefit it will bring if we can change their nature of Evil to love and compassion.
2018.06.29- Sickness Re visited :
Ajahn Brahm is having a cold. So its a good oppertunity to study this phenomena called “Sickness” Brahm explains how to be with an “un sick” mind when your body is sick. (Remeber the Anathapindikovada Sutta delivered by Venerable Sariputta?)
2018.06.22- Buddhism and H R :
Ajahn Brahm talk on the subject of Human Resources and the use of Buddhist principles in dealing with people. Buddhism will take on increasing importance to business, education, and human resource development (HRD) professionals in every part of the world. Buddhism, like most worldviews, is not homogeneous and has many variations. Indeed, this adaptability is one of the hallmarks of Buddhism and is a major contributing factor to its spread and applicability around the world.
2018.06.08- Right Listening :
Back from a Week in Melbourne Ajahn Brahm talks about the art of communication. Why so many of us get in to difficulties and heartache because of misunderstanding our friends, colleagues and family. Brahm give away so much of wisdom you will wonder why you never paid attention to the little signs
2018.06.01- Buddhism and Cats :
Previously Ajahn Brahm talked on the topic Buddhism and Dogs. Today he gives his whole hearted attention to Cats. With never ending examples from his life as a monk in the Thai forests Brahm spreads the words of wisdom.
2018.05.11- The Power of Silence : (Brhams Writing)
Back from Indonesia after a brief tour of teaching Brahm shares with you the wisdom of being immersed in Silence. The medical, psychological benefits how much being silent and observing can enhance your daily life.
2018.04.27- Holy Life and Holes:
Brahm give you some useful teachings on how the difficulties you are in your life can be turned in to ingradients of making your life better. May we pay gratitude to the blessed one on this day of Wesak for teaching the Dhamma that frees the bonded beings.
Brahm talks about the beauty of being silent in your life, both in society and when you are all by yourself. The second root of defilement is called “Dosa” in Pali and its literally meaning unrestful, turbulent or being stressed. Dosa is not “Anger” as most monks translate. By being silent and developing your seclusion you can overcome this defilement and be HAPPY.
2018- 03-16 Fear and its many Forms
There are many types of this commodity around us. Fear of Public speaking, Fear of closed spaces, fear of altitudes, but mostly Fear of Death. Brahm find a common thread among all types of fears and analises it so you dont have to fear anything in this life and beyond.
2018- 03-09 Stressed For Life?
Ajahn Brahm talks about this never ending problem of Stress in the modern living we experience and explains the mechanism of materialisation of the conditions that make our life stressful. He in his immense wisdom show you the way to overcome the stress or not get stressful by changing only your internal attitude towards the causes.
2018- 02-16 Authenticity.
The relationships we have with the others make our life livable. But how much of that trust depends on the honesty of this relationships or simply how much Authenticity we have in our thinking.
2018- 02-09 Putting Ideals To Work.
Ajahn Brahm talks about the importance of keeping our integrity and values throughout our lives and how we can energise our commitment to these ideals.This Talk was given few years before but was not on this blog before.
Today Talk was given by Ven Ajahn Nissararano On virtuous living..
2018- 02-02 Happiness From Harmony.
We want the world to see the life as we see and understand it. We get alienated when they think differently. Ajahn Brahm shows you the agony of disharmony by seeing the differences and the bliss and joy of finding similarities and living in harmony.
2018- 01- 26 Who Do You Think You Really Are…
Ajahn brahm celebrates the 2018 Australia Day with us by giving this beautiful talk on reincarnation. Babies do not come in to this world empty minded. Infact our characters , behaviour, likes and dislikes are not coming from our parents or induced by our society and environment. Ajahn Brahm gave this talk with ample examples from the recent past how we have become what we are “because” of what we “WERE” in the previous lives.
2018- 01-19 That’s what Friends Are For.
Ajahn Brahm is starting a meditation retreat at Jhnana Gove today and Ajahn Brahmali gave a talk today about the difficulties the current day buddhist nuns experience in their monastic life. (That talk is in Ajahn Brahmali’s Archive) I took the liberty to upload this talk given by Ajahn Brahm on 31st of December 2017 stressing the importance of friendship and importance of taking care of others
2017-12-29 Consciousness, Life Horoscope….
Explanation of how consciousness and life, How wise is to believe in horoscopes, and many other small yet thought provoking subjects that we need to understand in the correct perspective.
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